The Riv is located in Hamilton, Waikato. We are your local bar and bistro, right here in Hamilton East!
Here at The Riv, we have a huge lounge bar, boasting an excellent restaurant and opening up to a garden bar, perfect for those summer nights.
We also have the sportsmans bar, which is situated opposite the lounge bar, through doors.
At The Riv you will find we have something for everyone
Need a place for a function? Check out our venue hire page
Want to make a group booking for a meal in our restaurant and preorder your meals? No problem, just give us a call.
Thursday night in the Sports Bar . "CHAZANOVA" sings the hits!!from 7.30pm till late. Come and check out the man they call "The Entertainer". Also pool comp 6.30pm, and spin the wheel to win from 5.30pm.
WIN** a signed rugby ball by Colin "Pinetree" Meads if you pick one of this weekends games correctly. $2 a guess, unlimited guessing, closest score wins that finals total guess money. So come down and watch both Finals on Friday and Saturday both kick offs are at 7.35p.m with drink specials and free fries for everyone and get guessing
The members cash draw went on Sunday: Barbara Hargraves picked up a cool $950 of Riv cash. CONGRATLATIONS. Made for a good afternoon. Were back doing it again this Sunday from 4.30pm. Also Melbourne Cup is on the way. Two Birds Bar @ The Riv is having a big afternoon. $20 gets great food ,a complimentary drink and heaps of spot prizes. TAB facilities on site.Its ticket only admission , ask at the bar.
Its Sunday , that means its Riv members day today again. $5 handles all day and between 4.30 and 5pm we've got $950 cash to giveaway to one lucky member. Only if they are present at the time of the draw though!!!